Dubai-based DP World handled 47.5 million TEU across its global portfolio of container terminals during the first nine months of 2016, with gross container volumes growing 2.2% despite
Container volumes grew more than 11 percent in Savannah last year and the port authority is investing in further expansion to accommodate even more growth in the near future.
The Port of Savannah moved a record 3.73 million TEUs in 2015,
Further limiting container "free time," the amount of time boxes can be stored at ports without charge, at the Port of Long Beach could lead to more congestion and demurrage, according to the National Retail Federation.
The port plans to ban current trucks with 1994-95 engines by 2018 and require new trucks serving port to have 2007 engines or better starting in March.
The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is stepping up efforts to ban older